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Apple Vice President: FBI Backdoor Request Will Cause Hacker Havoc

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Samburaj Das

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Samburaj is the contributing editor at Hacked and keeps tabs on science, technology and cyber security.


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Apple Vice President: FBI Backdoor Request Will Cause Hacker Havoc

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Apple’s chief software engineer and vice president, Craig Federighi has, in an op-ed in the Washington Post, echoed Apple CEO Tim Cook’s take on the fierce encryption backdoor debate between the FBI and Apple. The chief software engineer at Apple and senior vice president of software engineering at the company, Craig Federighi has spoken about his disappointment in the requests by the FBI, Justice Department and other law enforcement agencies seeking a backdoor for the iPhone. Federighi penned an op-ed in the Washington Post on Sunday, arguing that such a backdoor, once created, will become “a weakness that hackers and…

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Samburaj Das

Samburaj Das

Samburaj is the contributing editor at Hacked and keeps tabs on science, technology and cyber security.

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